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**BIOS** Hey guys. Hopefully you can help me with this basic percentage problem.

I need to divide 1.299 into 0.40 and then convert that to a percentage.

How i do it at the moment is:

First move the decimals over to the right in 1.299 to get a whole number.

I then move the decimal the same amount of places to the right in 0.40.

Then i do the long division. This is where i get unsure however. The answer in the book is 30.8%. which is close to what i get but not exactly and i'm not certain how i convert the final result of the division to a percentage at the end?

Hope you can help!